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Thousands have been killed and half a million civilians forced to flee the fighting between troops loyal to President Salva Kiir and rebels allied to his sacked deputy Riek Machar.
Some of the 20,000 civilians sheltering in the peacekeeper’s compound had been wounded from stray bullets from heavy machine guns during the intense battle.
Ethiopia’s Water and Energy Minister stresses importance of respecting Egypt’s water needs
Water ministers express optimism for consensus
Fighting erupted in South Sudan 15 December, when President Salva Kiir accused his former deputy Riek Machar of attempting a coup.
Minister Mohamed Abdel Moteleb says a new dam in Gondar will not affect water flow to Lake Nasser
The study will be binding for Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan, says Egypt’s irrigation minister
Committee to oversee implementation recommendations of International Committee of Experts
Minister “praised the atmosphere” of the talks on the Ethiopian dam
Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Moteleb continues meeting with counterparts in Khartoum
The talks between experts from Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia come one day before a scheduled ministerial meeting
According to Ethiopian officials, three of their nationals were killed this month in clashes with Saudi police as the clampdown — set in motion after a seven-month amnesty period expired — got under way.
Interim President heads delegation to Kuwait for high-level summit titled “Partners in Investment and Development”
Presidential envoy discusses Egypt’s historic right to Nile water and its role in the region
Water ministers from Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia fail to come to an agreement of how to implement panel’s recommendations
Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources says Egypt and Sudan could benefit from Ethiopia’s dam
Interim foreign minister says Egypt respects the aspirations of the Nile Basin countries and their people
Tour includes high level Egyptian delegation, with foreign affairs, agriculture, urban planning and housing ministers
Foreign minister stresses need for Nile Basin countries to work together to achieve future goals
Officials will gather in Khartoum to discuss negative effects on Egypt and Sudan
The two ministers’ meeting comes on the sidelines of the United Nations’ General Assembly’s 68th ordinary session
Foreign Ministry spokesman outlines Egypt’s plans concerning issues with neighbouring countries
Minister of Foreign Affairs Nabil Fahmy travels to Sudan and South Sudan to address regional issues
Following visit to Cairo, AU panel meet to discuss Egypt before presenting their findings
Border security forces arrest different groups attempting to enter Egypt
Diplomats are touring the continent in an effort to explain Egypt’s political situation
The calls come shortly after Egypt expressed concerns over Ethiopia’s unresponsiveness to calls for talks
Foreign ministry says Ethiopia has not responded to an invite for talks
Ethiopian official: The construction of the dam is underway, taking into consideration basin countries like Egypt
Ethiopian PM comments on Egypt’s current political situation, warning that this destabilisation would adversely affect the stability in Africa